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Obermann confirms move to Warburg Pincus

Thursday 5 February 2015 | 17:04 CET | News
Rene Obermann, the former CEO of Deutsche Telekom, is joining the private equity firm Warburg Pincus as a Managing Director and Partner. Warburg Pincus confirmed the hire and said Obermann will be based at its London office and focus on new investments in the telecommunications, media and technology sector. He will also represent the firm in Germany. Obermann was most recently CEO of the Dutch cable operator Ziggo, unitl its acquisition by Liberty Global. Warburg Pincus was a major shareholder in Ziggo. Prior to Ziggo, Obermann worked at Deutsche Telekom from 1998 until 2013.

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Categories: General
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Liberty Global / Ziggo
Countries: Europe / Germany / Netherlands
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